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Police release “Junie Balls,” new suspect in custody

In police news, George “Junie Balls” McKenzie has been released from police custody. He had been detained for questioning in connection with an armed robbery at a shop on Hyde’s [...]

Condolences continue for Julian Cho

In other police news, the cause of death of well known Chairman of the Toledo Maya Cultural Council, Julian Cho has still not been determined. Cho’s body was found at [...]

NDACC launches don’t drink and drive campaign

Every year it seems the joy of the Christmas season is marred by some tragic, senseless accident often caused by one of those involved being intoxicated. This year the National [...]

Tourist arrivals on the increase

We hear it over and over again: tourism means dollars for the economy. Today the Belize Tourist Board has released its third quarter statistics and the news is good once [...]

Emory King named honorary film commissioner

In an effort to actively encourage film making in Belize the Prime Minister has appointed an honorary film commissioner. Emory King will be charged with promoting Belize as the ideal [...]

Manatee survey complete

Alhtough the tapir is Belize’s national animal, anyone who has seen a manatee up close can’t help feeling that perhaps this friendly, docile creature who blows a puff of air [...]

New sculpture unveiled

For many people art means a picture you can hang on the wall, a small piece of ceramic work or an object that fits neatly in a glass case in [...]